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Maslow’s Hierarchy of Inequity

By Sarah Moore on March 27th, 2019

Whether we look at health outcomes through the lens of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, social determinants of health, or any other framework for sorting society’s systems, a common thread of historic—and too often, current—racial discrimination runs through them.

Communities Building Housing—and Hope

By Joanne Lee on March 21st, 2019

The 2019 County Health Rankings highlight the link between health and stable, affordable housing with data, strategies, and community examples.

A Conversation about Equity, Health, and Housing with Sarah Norman of NeighborWorks

By Risa Wilkerson on March 13th, 2019

We spoke with Sarah Norman, NeighborWorks’ director of healthy homes and communities, about the organization’s work and how it is addressing health equity today.

The Housing Trends Harming Community Health

By Sarah Moore on March 11th, 2019

and the leaders who are doing something about it